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Thursday, 24 May 2018

Conie Fong's Braids in my Hair

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Hope you are well and had a good productive day yesterday.
I managed to colour up a storm yesterday, just need to put them onto cards now!

Can you believe it is Thursday already!
Off to get weighed and hoping to spend this afternoon in the garden.

Sharing with you another of my GDT for Conie Fong.
Today I have used "Braids in my Hair" which you can purchase from Conie's Etsy shop.


Step by Step

1. 5 x 7 white base card.
2. Matted and layered pink and patterned card.
3. Printed image onto Make it Colour card, coloured with Copic Sketch markers then cut out with SB curved rectangle die. Matted and layered onto pink card.
4. Cut out the bunting in red and adhered to top of card.
5. To finish off added the spray of roses and the double white bow with a rose in the centre.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

A bit more time to Craft #68 - Anything Goes
Craft-Dee Bowz - AG with Handmade Bow
Crafty Girls Creations #47 - Anything Goes
Let's Craft and Create #137 - AG option Ribbon
Love to Craft #22 - Anything Goes
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
The Creative Crafter's #4 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!




Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Full of Grace

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Wednesday already and 3 weeks today I will flying off to America to see my friend Deb.
The time sure is marching on here in my crafty piece of heaven.

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Today's card is using Full of Grace from All dressed up.


Step by Step

1. DL white base card.
2. Matted and layered dark green card and pearlescent apple green card.
3. Wrapped gold organza ribbon around the bottom of the layers at an angle before adhering to base card.
4. Printed image onto Make it Blend card and coloured with Copic Sketch pens, then matted and layered onto dark green card.
5. To finish off made a double bow, added gems to the centre of the bow and 3 gold pearl gems.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Crafty Sentiments Designs  - Anything Goes
Digi Choosday #32 - Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread #68 - Anything Goes
TTCRD - Always Anything Goes
All dressed up #81 - AG with All Dressed up image.

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Shabby Chic Love Tag

Good Evening Crafty Friends,

How are you all this evening? I hope you have had a nice day.

I managed to get quite a bit of crafting done today.

Sharing with you my second project in my Altered Art series.
Shabby Chic Love Tag


To watch the process please click the LINK


I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Altered Eclectics - AG Mixed Media
Rhedds Creative Spirit - AG Mixed Media
A Inky Mess #20 - AG Mixed Media

Thank you so much for watching and visiting
Happy Crafting!


Love and Romance

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

A couple of errands to do this morning before I get into the craft room.

I am finishing off my samples for the new IndigoBlu shows next week.

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Many thanks!

Today a vintage romantic card to share.


Step by Step

1. Patterned deckle edge A5 card base from my stash.
2. Distressed square doily with Distress Oxide vintage photo.
3. Added lace trim across the centre of the card and added the image.
4. Added 3 small roses and gold stamens.
5. To finish off added the sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Always Fun Challenges #59 - Anything Goes
Artistic Inspirations #200 - Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart #207 - Always Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #82 - Always Anything Goes
The Corrosive Challenge #5 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Monday, 21 May 2018

Peony

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Happy Monday to you all and hope you all had a good weekend.

WOW what a busy weekend I have had, videoing, editing and uploading 5 videos. I still have another 5 to do before I go on holiday too!

I had a good chill on Saturday in the garden as well on Sunday for just a couple of hours.
I hope the sun was shining where you were.

Today sharing a card that I made for the IndigoBlu shows last Friday.
I love peonies and this stamp set is gorgeous. I also used the Collectors Edition bumblebee.


Step by Step

1. 8 inch scalloped circle base card.
2. Matted and layered gold and navy pearlescent card.
3. Onto stamping card I stamped the peony with Versamark and embossed with navy blue embossing powder then coloured with Luscious powders cherry lips.
4. I masked the peony and stamped the leaves embossed with gold embossing powder and painted with Acrylic paint ugly duckling.
5. To finish off stamped the bees and coloured with gold luscious powders.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Crafty Calendar - Things with Wings
Crafty Friends #84 - Letter B is for Bees
My time to Craft #371 - Circles
The Fairy & the Unicorn - Anything Goes
QKR Stampede #296 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Sunday, 20 May 2018

Vintage Christmas

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Oh my word I am so behind in making a start on my Christmas cards.
Yes I know it is only May but needs must!

I have used Unforgettable Moment from Paper Shelter, I love these images and check out what fabulous images they have, you get papers as well as coloured images too.


Step by Step

1. 8 x 8 white square base card.
2. Matted and layered red and brown snowflake papers.
3. Printed image onto Make it Colour card and coloured with Copic Sketch Pens, then matted and layered onto gold card.
4. Added lace and pearl trim along the bottom.
5. To finish off I added the sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

The Paper Shelter #339 - Lace and Pearls
The Merry Christmas Challenge #20 - AAG Christmas
Colour Crazy Challenge #20 - Anything Goes
Crafty Catz #417 - Anything Goes
Polkadoodles #20 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting


Saturday, 19 May 2018

May Vlog - Week 3

Good Evening Crafty Friends,

How has your day been?

I have had quite a busy morning but enjoyed relaxing in the garden this afternoon reading my Tom Clancy book and catching some rays.

Sharing with you this evening my weekly vlog of what has been happening in my little crafty piece of heaven.

Wishing you all a wonderful evening.

To watch the video please click the LINK


Thank you for visiting and watching!
Happy Crafting!